City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Health


Step Dance Showcase Explores Treepling for Contemporary Performers

Nic Gareiss_Image Credit Darragh Kane

The Traditional Dance Forum of Scotland (TDFS) & The University of Edinburgh present ‘The Art of Treepling’, a mini festival of percussive dance in Scotland’s capital

Talk: Health in a Changing Climate

Climate change will have a huge impact on health, via heat exposure and changes in distribution of vector-borne diseases such as malaria and in more complex ways such as impoverishment and population

The Nose Knows: Syphilitic Noses in British Art

Speaker: Dr Noelle Gallagher, Senior Lecturer in 18th Century British Literature, University of Manchester

Coping with Plague: Public Health and Epidemics

Speaker: Professor John Henderson, Professor of Italian Renaissance History, University of London

Free Photo Exhibition Shows Human Impacts on Planet Earth

A Human Impact Amanda Tyndall,  Pascale Moehrle, Executive Director for Oceana, Ken Macintosh MSP

A free, outdoor photographic exhibition showing humankind's impact on our planet opened today outside the Scottish Parliament building.

Walk Together Edinburgh

Join us as we #WalkTogether To stop bowel cancer This September!

Edinburgh Great Winter Run

A 5km run (shorter than the 10-mile Great Scottish Run held in the Summer), the Great Edinburgh Winter Run is now a key event in the city's running calendar.

Scotland's creative ageing festival Luminate is five and going strong!

Luminate was created to address the issue of improving the quality of life of our ageing population.

"Alex Salmond...Unleashed" Debut Show Raises £1,300 for Macmillan Nurses

Former First Minister of Scotland and ex-MP Alex Salmond kicked off his debut Fringe show yesterday with special guest, Conservative Brexit Secretary, David Davis MP.

Edinburgh International Film Festival

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival, the longest continuously run film festival in the world, takes place over a 12 day period in the second half of June and early July. The festival's artistic director is Mark Adams.